I always try to support the local shops. Sometimes, there is a firearm or accessory that just isn't available locally.
Ditto on the FNP9, my friend (ex-Marine) picked one up at a local dealer - awesome pistol, amazing price.
Ex - Navy, Persian Gulf Veteran. Loved shooting the M14, 1911, M60, M2
"No matter what you do with a striker gun, it still feels like a power stapler." - Gats Italian